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Family Violence Center

Ph:   (408) 277-3700
FAX: (408) 287-7181

Family Violence Center
1671 The Alameda
Suite #100
San Jose, CA. 95126

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Family Violence Center hours:
Walk-ins accommodated on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

By appointment Monday and Friday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Office: 408.277.3700
Fax:    408.287.7181


Victim Assistance Resources

As a victim, you may feel......

  • Isolated-as if nobody understands your feelings.
  • Frustrated with the lack of information you receive.
  • Angry with the "system".
  • A lack of control over your situation.

REMEMBER: YOU ARE NOT ALONE!

Click on links below :

Asians Americans for Community Involvement (AACI) Top of page
AACI is Santa Clara County's largest community-based organization focused on the Asian American community.

2400 Moorpark Ave., Suite 300
San Jose, CA 95131
Tel: (408) 975-2730 HOTLINE
FAX: (408) 975-2745

749 Story Road, Suite 50
San Jose, CA 95112
Tel: (669) 800-6991

Website: http://www.aaci.org/

Community Solutions Top of page
Services offered include prevention, intervention, treatment, and residential services to the Santa Clara communities
Website: http://www.communitysolutions.org/contact-us/index.html

Locations:

Gilroy (Headquarters):
9015 Murray Avenue, #100
Gilroy, CA 95020
Mon-Fri / 8:30am to 5:30pm
(408) 842-7138
Morgan Hill
16264 Church Street, #103
Morgan Hill, CA 95037
Mon-Fri / 9:00am to 5:00pm
(408) 779-2113
 
San Jose
5671 Santa Teresa Blvd., #202 & #203
San Jose, CA 95123
Mon-Fri / 8:30am to 5:00pm
(408) 225-9163
Hollister
310 Fourth Street, #105
Hollister, CA 95023
Mon-Fri / 9:00am to 5:00pm
(831) 637-1094

 

Family Justice Centers Top of page
Provides a multi-disciplinary team of professionals who coordinate services and resources in one centralized location. Services offered include: advocacy/counseling, legal services, law enforcement investigators who specialist in domestic violence/stalking, on-site attorney, and referrals to 24-hour emergency shelters.

Central County/San Jose: AACI – Asian Americans for Community Involvement
749 Story Road, Suite 50, San Jose, CA 95112
Tel: (408) 975-2739
OPEN THURSDAYS 9AM – 5PM
Website: https://www.sccgov.org/sites/da/VictimServices/FamilyJusticeCenter/Pages/FJC-SJ.aspx

North County/Sunnyvale: YWCA Silicon Valley
298 S. Sunnyvale Ave., Suite 105, Sunnyvale, CA 94086
Tel: (408) 749-0793
OPEN FRIDAYS 9AM – 5PM
Website: https://www.sccgov.org/sites/da/VictimServices/FamilyJusticeCenter/Pages/FJC-Sunnyvale.aspx

South County/Morgan Hill: Community Solutions
16264 Church St., #103, Morgan Hill, CA 95037
Tel: (408) 779-2113
OPEN WEDNESDAYS 9AM – 5PM
Website https://www.sccgov.org/sites/da/VictimServices/FamilyJusticeCenter/Pages/FJC-MH.aspx

Maitri Top of page
Primarily helps families from South Asia (Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, among others) facing domestic violence, emotional abuse, cultural alienation, human trafficking, or family conflict.

Toll Free Helpline: (888) 862-4874
Local Helpline: (408) 436-8398
Live Helpline Hours: 9am – 1pm (PST)

Please leave a message at all other times and your call will be returned within 24-48 hours

Tel (408) 436-8393
Fax (408) 503-0887

Email: maitri@maitri.org
Website: http://maitri.org/
Mailing Address: PO Box: 697, Santa Clara, CA 95052

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Top of page
MADD provides victim assistance, case watching, education, public awareness and monitoring legislation issues as they apply to drinking and driving.

"If you drink, don't drive - Stay Alive..."

Northern California, San Francisco Bay Area Affiliate
7027 Dublin Blvd., Suite 110, Dublin, CA 94568

24-HOUR Victim Help Line: 877-MADD-HELP
Tel: (925) 452-8752
Fax: (925) 452-8738

Email: bayarea.ca@madd.org
Website: http://www.madd.org

Mothers Against Murder Top of page
Parents of Murdered Children is a self-help organization that provides on-going professional support to survivors of homicide victims through meetings, peer counseling, telephone friends and a newsletter.

Tel: (650) 248-9529
Mail Address: PO Box 16, Los Altos, CA 94023

Website: http://www.mothersagainstmurder.org/

Next Door Solutions to Domestic Violence Top of page
Next Door provides counseling, emergency shelter, legal assistance, a 24-hour hotline, and other services for victims of domestic violence.

234 E. Gish Road, Suite 200, San Jose, CA 95112

For General Information Only:(408) 501-7550
24-hour emergency hotline for victims: (408) 729-2962
Fax: (408) 441-7562

Email: info@nextdoor.org
Website: http://www.nextdoor.org/

Santa Clara County (SART) Top of page
SART (Sexual Assault Response Team) provides emergency comprehensive medical / forensic victim examinations and expert witness testimony following allegations of adult sexual assault.

Santa Clara Valley Medical Center
751 South Bascom Avenue, Bldg. H12, San Jose, CA 95128

Tel: (408) 885-6466
TTY Tel: (408) 971-4068

Email: pubicinformtion@da.sccgov.org
Website: https://www.scvmc.org/contactus/Pages/default.aspx

Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office Top of page
The DA's office has specialized teams to enhance services to victims, including Domestic Violence, Robbery, Assault, Vehicular Crime, Child Abduction, Elder and Child Abuse, Consumer Fraud, Homicide and Sexual Assault.

Main Office – San Jose: 70 West Hedding Street, San Jose, CA 95110
Tel: (408) 299-7400 FAX: (408) 286-5437

North County – Palo Alto: 270 Grant Ave. Palo Alto, CA 94306
Tel: (650) 324-6400

South County – San Martin: 17275 Butterfield Blvd., Suite A, Morgan Hill, CA 95037
Tel: (408) 686-3600

Website: www.santaclara-da.org
Email: pubicinformtion@da.sccgov.org

Santa Clara County Probation Department – Juvenile Services Division Top of page

840 Guadalupe Parkway, San Jose, CA 95110

Tel: (408) 278-5900  

Website: https://www.sccgov.org/sites/probation/jps/Pages/default.aspx

Santa Clara County Social Services Agency Top of page
Child and Family Services provides intervention and advocacy to at-risk children and to families in danger of child abuse and neglect.

373 W Julian Street, San Jose, CA 95110

Hours: Monday – Friday, 8AM – 5PM

Tel: (408) 755-7100

Child Abuse & Neglect Hotline Center (24 Hour)

Central County: (408) 299-2071
North County: (650) 493-1186
South County: (408) 683-0601

Website: https://www.sccgov.org/sites/ssa/Pages/ssa.aspx

Santa Clara County Superior Court Self-Help Center/ Family Law Facilitators (SHC/FFL) Top of page
The SHC/FLF can help guide you through the court system in Santa Clara County.

Family Justice Center Courthouse - Self Help Center –1st floor
201 N. 1st St. San Jose 95113         
Tel:(408) 534-5600

Website: http://www.scscourt.org/self_help.shtml

U.S. Attorney's Office, Victim & Witness Assistance Top of page
Victims and Witnesses of federal crimes receive direct services including notification, referrals, court accompaniment and other assistance.

US Attorney's Office
150 Almaden Blvd., Suite 900
San Jose, CA 95113

Main Office: (408) 535-5061   
FAX (408) 535-5066 

Website: https://www.justice.gov/usao-dc/victim-witness-assistance

Victim Services Unit Top of page
Victim Advocates serve as a connection to prosecutors, law enforcement and other criminal justice agencies. The victim advocate will be a liaison for local resources, case updates, and support during court hearings and testimony.

70 W. Hedding St. West Wing, San Jose, CA 95110
Tel: (408) 295-2656

Email: victimservices@da.sccgov.org
Website: https://www.sccgov.org/sites/da/VictimServices/VSU/Pages/default.aspx

Victim Witness Assistance Program - California Victim Compensation Board (CalVCB) Top of page
CALVCB can help pay bills and expenses that result from certain violent crimes. Victims of crime who have been injured or have been threatened with injury may be eligible for help.

70 W. Hedding St. West Wing, Suite 130 San Jose, CA 95110
Tel: (408) 792-2525
Email: ombudsman@da.sccgov.org
Website: http://www.vcgcb.ca.gov/victims/

YWCA - SV Top of page
The Support Network provides assistance to victims of Domestic Violence through crisis counseling, emergency shelter service, a 24-hour bilingual hotline, legal services and children's services.

San Jose Location: 375 South Third Street, San Jose, CA 95112
Hours: Monday – Friday, 9AM – 5PM (walk-in)
Appointments during the week also available
Tel:(408) 295-4011
24/7 Support Line: (800) 572-2782

Sunnyvale Location: 298 S. Sunnyvale Ave. Sunnyvale, CA 94086
Hours: Monday – Thursday, 9AM – 5PM (appointment only)
Tel:(408) 749-0793

Website: http://ywca-sv.org/


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